January 18, 1960
63 years old
5 ft 8 in | 173 cm
67 kg | 148 lbs
8 US | 41 EU
David Mark Rylance Waters was born in Ashford, Kent, England, on January 18, 1960, is an English actor.
Young Mark Rylance began his professional acting career in a play "Desperado Corner" (1980) in role as Bazza, at the Citizens Theatre, Glasgow.
He made big screen debut in musical drama film Hearts of Fire (1987) in role as Fizz.
He got his television debut in NBC war drama film Wallenberg: A Hero's Story (1985) in role as Nikki Fodor.
Mark's breakthrough performance came as Hamlet, which he played first in school production (1976).
He landed his Broadway debut in a play "Boeing Boeing" (2008) in role as Robert, at Longacre Theatre, for which he won a Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play.
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Mark Rylance is 63 years old.
Mark Rylance net worth is around 10 million dollars.
He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and a BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role also was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his role as Rudolf Abel in historical drama movie Bridge of Spies (2015).
He won the British Academy Television Award for Best Actor for his role as David Kelly in drama movie The Government Inspector (2005).
He won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his role as William Kunstler in historical legal drama movie The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020).
He was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his role as Peter Isherwell in apocalyptic black comedy film Don't Look Up (2021).
He voiced and performed motion-capture of The BFG in fantasy adventure film The BFG (2016).
Institute Benjamenta (1995) drama fantasy as Jakob von Gunten
Angels & Insects (1996) romantic drama as William Adamson
Intimacy (2001) drama as Jay
The Gunman (2015) action thriller as Terrance Cox
Dunkirk (2017) war action as Mr Dawson
Ready Player One (2018) science fiction as James Halliday / Anorak
Waiting for the Barbarians (2019) action drama as Magistrate
The Outfit (2022) crime drama as Leonard
Bones and All (2022) romantic horror as Sully
He won the British Academy Television Award for Best Actor and was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film for his role as Thomas Cromwell in BBC Two drama series Wolf Hall (2015).
He played Leonardo da Vinci in history miniseries Leonardo (2003).
He voiced Flop in Cartoon Network animated children's series Bing (2014-2015).
The Undeclared War (2022) Channel 4 thriller miniseries as John Yeabsley
Attended University School of Milwaukee.
Graduated from RADA.
Has sister, Susannah and brother, Jonathan.
He won the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for his role as Johnny Byron in a play "Jerusalem" (2011), at Music Box Theatre.
He won a Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play for his role as Olivia in a play "Twelfth Night" (2013-2014) at Belasco Theatre.
He was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for his role as Richard III in a play "Richard III" (2013-2014) at Belasco Theatre
He was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for his role as Philip V of Spain in a play "Farinelli and the King" (2017-2018) at Belasco Theatre.
He won the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor for his role as Benedick in a play "Much Ado About Nothing" (1993) at Queens Theatre.
He was first artistic director of Shakespeare's Globe in London (1995-2005).
He became patron of the London Bubble Speech Bubbles project in 2015.
Supporter of indigenous rights organisation Survival International.
He was created a Knight Bachelor in the 2017 New Year Honours for services to theatre.
He married director, composer and playwright Claire van Kampen in 1989.